Stories tagged: Mead School District
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
Hundreds of unvaccinated students at a dozen Spokane County schools are being ordered to stay home during the ongoing mumps outbreak, almost double the number of schools previously identified.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
The Spokane Regional Health District has ordered more than 200 unvaccinated students in the Spokane area home following additional mumps cases.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
The Spokane Regional Health District has ordered unvaccinated students at schools where mumps cases have been reported to stay home.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016
Students from Mt. Spokane High School have earned AP Scholar Awards for their academic success on their Advance Placement exams. National AP Scholars
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016
Students from Mead High School have earned AP Scholar Awards for their academic success on their Advance Placement exams.
Wed., July 13, 2016, 12:36 a.m.
Mead School District is covering tuition for summer school for English Language Learners this year.
Wed., June 1, 2016
The words “quiet leadership” can be used to describe senior Lyndsey Witmer from North Star School in the Mead School District.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 5:37 p.m.
New laws cover suicide attempts, old school buildings, wood stoves in
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 5:57 p.m.
OLYMPIA – Mead and other school districts in Washington would be allowed to extend the life of buildings they are replacing, using them to provide extra classrooms needed as class …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016
Mead’s Riverpoint Academy will open its doors to ninth- and 10th-graders starting this fall after the board of directors approved expanding the school on Jan. 25.
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015, 5:24 p.m.
Eight students from the Riverpoint Academy won a grant from MIT to build a device that will help refugees power portable electronics. They will present their final project at MIT …
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 10 a.m.
In December, Shiloh Hills Elementary School will have a book fair for kindergartners, first-graders and second-graders. Lots of elementary schools have book fairs, of course. But the Shiloh Hills fair …
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015, 2:20 p.m.
The Russo family chose a high school for their two daughters in the same way many families pick a college. They researched and interviewed prospective schools. They visited. They spoke …
Thu., Oct. 8, 2015
John Hatcher and long-time incumbent Robert Olson have similar positions on the issues in the race for a school board seat representing District 3 in the Mead School District.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 28, 2015, 8:32 p.m.
Dave Turner wasn’t born a Star Wars nerd. It was something the Farwell Elementary music teacher earned by building his own TIE fighter costume.
Mon., Sept. 28, 2015, 11:27 a.m.
Dave Turner wasn’t born a Star Wars nerd. It was something the Farwell Elementary music teacher earned.
Wed., Aug. 5, 2015
Two elementary schools in Mead and one in Central Valley turned down state money for full-day kindergarten programs because they don’t have enough room. At the end of the latest …
Thu., July 30, 2015
He circled warily, his small bike wobbly on the grassy lawn of the North Side apartment complex. He glanced at the boxes of books as he circled ever closer. Finally, …
Tue., July 14, 2015, 7:22 p.m.
Spokane County Commissioners gave the go-ahead Tuesday night for construction of a controversial apartment complex near Wandermere Golf Course.
Thu., July 2, 2015, 2:19 p.m.
The rocket, which was built by about 25 students in EWU rocketry club, carried a plane designed and built by students of Mead School District’s Riverpoint Academy, an alternative high …
Tue., June 9, 2015
After losing his job as Mead High School football coach in late March and having it restored on appeal in late May, Sean Carty announced to parents on Monday that …
Sat., May 23, 2015
Mead School District teachers will not join teachers in Spokane Public Schools and the East Valley School District in a walkout on Wednesday. The teachers voted Friday morning against a …
Fri., May 22, 2015
Teachers in the East Valley School District voted Thursday to join Spokane Public Schools teachers in a one-day strike on Wednesday, but teachers in the Central Valley and Cheney school …
UPDATED: Thu., May 21, 2015, 8:59 p.m.
Teachers in the East Valley School District voted Thursday to join Spokane Public Schools teachers in a one day walkout on Wednesday but teachers in the Central Valley and Cheney …
Thu., April 2, 2015
Spokane County commissioners may be able to set restrictions on a proposed controversial apartment complex near Wandermere Golf Course. The developer, Rudeen Development, proposed to county officials this week capping …
Wed., Feb. 11, 2015
Two Spokane County commissioners heard an earful from residents young and old living near a proposed 354-unit apartment complex near Wandermere Golf Course on Tuesday night. The biggest ovation of …
Sat., Nov. 29, 2014
Land near the Boys and Girls Club in north Spokane that’s become notorious for meth labs, criminal activity and garbage will be cleaned up, with costs shared by Spokane County …
Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
The battle to come out a winner during the latest Startup Weekend Spokane starts from the moment people walk through the door. The event, the sixth over the past three …
Wed., Oct. 8, 2014
Swings, once the emblem of school playgrounds, are slowly disappearing, with only two swing sets remaining in Washington’s second-largest school district. Students at Hamblen Elementary School frequently ask Shelley Redinger, …
Mon., April 21, 2014
High school seniors are miffed. A new law in Washington tossing out culminating projects as a state-mandated graduation requirement kicks in a year too late for them.